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Ex-Beem It boss sacked for blowing whistle on CBA conflicts over proposed sale, suit says
Employment June 25, 2020 11:00 am By Christine Caulfield

The former CEO of Commonwealth Bank subsidiary Beem It was dismissed for blowing the whistle on multiple conflicts of interest by directors of the digital […]

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ASIC takes action against CBA over banned super payments
Financial Services June 23, 2020 3:51 pm By Alison Eveleigh

The Australian Securities and Investment Commission has launched proceedings against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and its subsidiary Colonial First State Investments over the alleged […]

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Former Beem It boss drops lawsuit against payments fintech, CBA
Employment June 12, 2020 12:49 pm By Christine Caulfield

The former CEO of Beem It has discontinued her legal claims against the payments fintech and its co-owner, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, only days after […]

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Commonwealth Bank faces class action over ‘junk’ insurance
Class Actions June 10, 2020 8:52 am By Cat Fredenburgh

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has become the latest Big Four bank to be hit with a class action over the sales of allegedly worthless […]

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CBA hit with $5M penalty for overcharging customers
Financial Services June 5, 2020 4:05 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has approved a $5 million penalty against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia for overcharging customers $8 million in fees and interest on its […]

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Ex-Beem It boss takes fintech, CBA to court
Employment June 4, 2020 1:42 pm By Christine Caulfield

Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Beem It are facing an employment lawsuit by the former CEO of the payments fintech, but details of the case […]

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ASIC’s proposed $5M penalty against CBA ‘on the light side’, judge says
Financial Services June 4, 2020 12:33 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has questioned ASIC’s proposed $5 million penalty against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, saying it was “on the light side” for the bank’s […]

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High Court’s scrapping of Chorley exception doesn’t extend to inhouse lawyers, judge rules
Financial Services May 11, 2020 12:36 pm By Miklos Bolza

The High Court’s abolition of the so-called Chorley exception does not apply to a party’s in-house counsel, which is still permitted to seek its own […]

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Profits a big motivator for big four banks in refusing to pass on interest rate cuts, ACCC says
Competition & Consumer Protection April 27, 2020 9:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Big Four banks were trying to shore up their profits when they refused to pass on home loan interest rate cuts to consumers in […]

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Commonwealth Bank’s gripe with alleged whistleblower’s discovery bid ‘ridiculous’, judge says
Employment March 27, 2020 9:14 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has criticised as “meretricious” and “ridiculous” opposition by Commonwealth Bank of Australia to a discovery application by a former general manager who claims […]

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